VALIDATION OF PROTOTYPE FDOT STATISTICAL ACCEPTANCE METHODS FOR FDOT CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

The objective of this report was to review the proposed new statistical acceptance procedures of the Florida Department of Transportation. The research focused on portland cement concrete and soil compaction. A database of historical test values for concrete and earthwork was developed. Using statistical calculations and computer simulations, the efficiency of the proposed acceptance procedure was evaluated. Suggestions for improving the procedure were developed.

  • Corporate Authors:

    University of Florida, Gainesville

    Department of Civil Engineering, P.O. Box 116580
    Gainesville, FL  United States  32611-6580

    Florida Department of Transportation

    Haydon Burns Building, 605 Suwanee Street
    Tallahassee, FL  United States  32301

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Authors:
    • Ellis, R
    • Glagola, C
    • Flora, L
    • Shahriari, P
  • Publication Date: 2000-2

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 108 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00795416
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UF Rept 49104504667-12,, Final Report
  • Contract Numbers: BB-969
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 28 2000 12:00AM